K S Lyons

Summary

Affiliation: Oregon Health and Science University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Couple perceptions of fibromyalgia symptoms: the role of communication
    Karen S Lyons
    School of Nursing, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA Electronic address
    Pain 154:2417-26. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Optimism, pessimism, mutuality, and gender: predicting 10-year role strain in Parkinson's disease spouses
    Karen S Lyons
    Oregon Health and Science University, SN ORD, Portland, OR 97239 2941, USA
    Gerontologist 49:378-87. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Caregiving as a dyadic process: perspectives from caregiver and receiver
    Karen S Lyons
    The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 57:P195-204. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Using multilevel modeling in caregiving research
    K S Lyons
    Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    Aging Ment Health 9:189-95. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Pessimism and optimism as early warning signs for compromised health for caregivers of patients with Parkinson's disease
    Karen S Lyons
    Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Nurs Res 53:354-62. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint The enduring and contextual effects of physical health and depression on care-dyad mutuality
    Karen S Lyons
    School of Nursing, Oregon Health and Science University, 3455 SW U S Veterans Road, SN ORD, Portland, OR 97239 2941, USA
    Res Nurs Health 30:84-98. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Do motor and nonmotor symptoms in PD patients predict caregiver strain and depression?
    Julie H Carter
    Department of Neurology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239 3098, USA
    Mov Disord 23:1211-6. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Does age make a difference in caregiver strain? Comparison of young versus older caregivers in early-stage Parkinson's disease
    Julie H Carter
    School of Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Oregon, USA
    Mov Disord 25:724-30. 2010
  9. pmc Incorporating routine survival prediction in a U.S. hospital-based palliative care service
    Erik K Fromme
    Division of Hematology and Medical Oncology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239, USA
    J Palliat Med 13:1439-44. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Locating and retaining research participants for follow-up studies
    Karen S Lyons
    School of Nursing, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239 2941, USA
    Res Nurs Health 27:63-8. 2004

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. pmc Couple perceptions of fibromyalgia symptoms: the role of communication
    Karen S Lyons
    School of Nursing, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA Electronic address
    Pain 154:2417-26. 2013
    ..Couple-level interventions targeting communication or other interpersonal factors may help to decrease incongruence and lead to better patient outcomes. ..
  2. doi request reprint Optimism, pessimism, mutuality, and gender: predicting 10-year role strain in Parkinson's disease spouses
    Karen S Lyons
    Oregon Health and Science University, SN ORD, Portland, OR 97239 2941, USA
    Gerontologist 49:378-87. 2009
    ..The current study uses longitudinal data over a 10-year period to examine the roles of optimism, pessimism, mutuality, and spouse gender in predicting role strain in PD spouses...
  3. ncbi request reprint Caregiving as a dyadic process: perspectives from caregiver and receiver
    Karen S Lyons
    The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 57:P195-204. 2002
    ..Relationship strain perceived by the caregiver, but not the care recipient, was significantly associated with this disagreement...
  4. ncbi request reprint Using multilevel modeling in caregiving research
    K S Lyons
    Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    Aging Ment Health 9:189-95. 2005
    ..In particular, we discuss how multilevel modeling can be adapted to study change in the care dyad over time, improve the way we evaluate interventions, and enhance our understanding of dyad congruence...
  5. ncbi request reprint Pessimism and optimism as early warning signs for compromised health for caregivers of patients with Parkinson's disease
    Karen S Lyons
    Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Nurs Res 53:354-62. 2004
    ..Although pessimism and optimism are associated with health-related outcomes, the long-term effects of pessimism and optimism in the caregiving process are understudied, and little is known about their role in health changes over time...
  6. ncbi request reprint The enduring and contextual effects of physical health and depression on care-dyad mutuality
    Karen S Lyons
    School of Nursing, Oregon Health and Science University, 3455 SW U S Veterans Road, SN ORD, Portland, OR 97239 2941, USA
    Res Nurs Health 30:84-98. 2007
    ..This study shows the importance of examining time-varying covariates in the care dyad...
  7. doi request reprint Do motor and nonmotor symptoms in PD patients predict caregiver strain and depression?
    Julie H Carter
    Department of Neurology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239 3098, USA
    Mov Disord 23:1211-6. 2008
    ..Patient nonmotor psychological symptoms have a much greater impact on caregiver strain and depression than patient motor symptoms...
  8. doi request reprint Does age make a difference in caregiver strain? Comparison of young versus older caregivers in early-stage Parkinson's disease
    Julie H Carter
    School of Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Oregon, USA
    Mov Disord 25:724-30. 2010
    ..These findings provide ideas for targeted interventions. Future larger studies that compare young and older spouses should include later stage disease to more fully understand the developmental differences raised by the present findings...
  9. pmc Incorporating routine survival prediction in a U.S. hospital-based palliative care service
    Erik K Fromme
    Division of Hematology and Medical Oncology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239, USA
    J Palliat Med 13:1439-44. 2010
    ..Prognostication is a core component of palliative care consultation. We sought to incorporate predicted survival into the routine practice of our hospital-based palliative care team...
  10. ncbi request reprint Locating and retaining research participants for follow-up studies
    Karen S Lyons
    School of Nursing, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239 2941, USA
    Res Nurs Health 27:63-8. 2004
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  11. doi request reprint Pre-death grief in Parkinson's caregivers: a pilot survey-based study
    J H Carter
    School of Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 18:S15-8. 2012
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  12. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of clinical trial: tinnitus masking versus tinnitus retraining therapy
    James A Henry
    VA RR and D National Center for Rehabilitative Auditory Research, Portland VA Medical Center, Oregon, USA
    J Am Acad Audiol 17:104-32. 2006
    ..When patients began treatment with a "moderate" tinnitus problem, the benefits of TRT compared to TM were more modest...
  13. ncbi request reprint Motivational interviewing to increase physical activity in long-term cancer survivors: a randomized controlled trial
    Jill A Bennett
    School of Nursing, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Nurs Res 56:18-27. 2007
    ..Physical activity can confer many benefits on cancer survivors, including relief of persistent symptoms related to cancer treatment...

Research Grants2

  1. A New Method to Study the Care Receiver-Caregiver Dyad
    Karen Lyons; Fiscal Year: 2003
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